Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 6 months to 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 56 84
Rank change year-on-year -14 +28 +2
Permanent jobs citing REST 42 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.14% 3.59% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.73% 7.84% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 36 27 16
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -8.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £28,125 £30,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £120,000 £53,125
North East median annual salary £46,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +21.05% -10.59% +21.43%

REST is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 543 370 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 40.64% 45.79% 46.99%
Number of salaries quoted 451 341 457
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,250 £55,000
North East median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% -

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing REST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Tyne and Wear

REST
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for REST in Tyne and Wear

REST
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in Tyne and Wear

REST
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 20 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -5 42 £47,500 +5.56% 8
REST
North East

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for REST.

1 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (54.76%) JavaScript
3 20 (47.62%) HTML
4 19 (45.24%) Web Services
5 18 (42.86%) HTML5
6 17 (40.48%) JSON
7 16 (38.10%) Java
7 16 (38.10%) C#
8 15 (35.71%) .NET
9 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 14 (33.33%) SOAP
9 14 (33.33%) .NET Framework
9 14 (33.33%) Entity Framework
10 13 (30.95%) Spring
10 13 (30.95%) SQL
10 13 (30.95%) TDD
11 12 (28.57%) MVC
11 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
11 12 (28.57%) CSS
11 12 (28.57%) OO
11 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
11 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (26.19%) CSS3
12 11 (26.19%) Git (software)
12 11 (26.19%) XML
13 10 (23.81%) Microservices
14 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
14 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
14 9 (21.43%) BDD
14 9 (21.43%) Visual Studio Team System

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 5 (11.90%) JBoss
3 2 (4.76%) Confluence
4 1 (2.38%) CMS
4 1 (2.38%) Drupal
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) Force.com
3 1 (2.38%) Heroku
3 1 (2.38%) SaaS
3 1 (2.38%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) HTTP
2 5 (11.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.05%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.76%) MySQL
5 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Git (software)
2 9 (21.43%) Visual Studio Team System
3 6 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio
5 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
5 3 (7.14%) JIRA
5 3 (7.14%) JUnit
6 1 (2.38%) Ant
6 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.38%) Subversion
6 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.38%) Xcode
General
1 5 (11.90%) Advertising
2 4 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (80.95%) Developer
2 15 (35.71%) Senior Developer
3 11 (26.19%) Java Developer
4 9 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (11.90%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) C# Developer
7 3 (7.14%) PHP Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Principal Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Principal .NET Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) ERP Developer
9 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL Developer
9 1 (2.38%) SQL Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) HTML
2 19 (45.24%) Web Services
3 18 (42.86%) HTML5
4 17 (40.48%) JSON
5 15 (35.71%) .NET
6 14 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 14 (33.33%) Entity Framework
6 14 (33.33%) SOAP
7 13 (30.95%) Spring
8 12 (28.57%) CSS
9 11 (26.19%) CSS3
9 11 (26.19%) XML
10 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (19.05%) Ajax
12 7 (16.67%) jQuery
13 5 (11.90%) Node.js
13 5 (11.90%) Sass
14 4 (9.52%) LINQ
14 4 (9.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (11.90%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (11.90%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Linux
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
1 4 (9.52%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.38%) Android
2 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.95%) TDD
3 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (28.57%) MVC
3 12 (28.57%) OO
3 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 10 (23.81%) Microservices
5 9 (21.43%) BDD
6 8 (19.05%) Front End Development
7 7 (16.67%) Coaching
7 7 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
7 7 (16.67%) Scrum
8 6 (14.29%) Open Source
8 6 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (14.29%) Web Development
9 4 (9.52%) MVVM
9 4 (9.52%) SDLC
10 2 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
10 2 (4.76%) Test Automation
10 2 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) JavaScript
2 16 (38.10%) C#
2 16 (38.10%) Java
3 13 (30.95%) SQL
4 4 (9.52%) PHP
5 3 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (2.38%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.38%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.38%) Kotlin
6 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.38%) Ruby
6 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) ISEB
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Capita
3 1 (2.38%) Google
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.38%) Sitecore